Montana contains one school that offers child development programs. Dawson Community College has a total student population of 441 and is the 3555th highest ranked school in America.
Child Development students from Montana schools who go on to become child development specialists, child psychologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 277,670 people working as child, family, and school social workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $43,540. Also, Preschool teachers make on average $27,450 per year and there are about 389,660 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Montana alone, there are 880 employed preschool teachers earning an average yearly salary of $22,970. Child, family, and school social workers in this state earn $35,390/yr and there are 1,060 employed.
Also, within the child development schools in Montana, the average student population is 1,791 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from child development, there are 1015 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,803 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,505, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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